The 2016 Presidential election had many unexpected consequences and another that could be added to the list is renewed interest in a comparative historical perspective on the politics of poor white Americans. While this is not an essay about why many rural impoverished whites supported Donald Trump....
"Poor White Political Identity During Reconstruction (and Beyond),"
Civil War Book Review: Vol. 19
Available at: https://repository.lsu.edu/cwbr/vol19/iss1/32